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Passing variable from form to confirmation page

  1. wecomm

    I just need one bit of advice. When the user completes the one-page form, they're redirected to a confirmation page where I have an aweber opt-in form. I'm trying to get the email address to pass from the gravity form to the confirmation page and pre-populated in the opt-in email input area (name="email" value= "") so that the user simply clicks submit to opt-in.

    I've set the form to pass the data (email={Email:1}), but it's not pre-populating my form? The email address is showing up in the url when it redirects, but it shows up as, instead of I'm not sure if this is typical or not. Any idea what I'm doing wrong? Thanks!

    Posted 10 years ago on Tuesday October 11, 2011 | Permalink
  2. Hi wecomm,

    Is the aweber opt-in form powered by Gravity Forms? If not, you'll Gravity Forms wouldn't auto-populate the field with the query variable but you could write a little code that pulls the query variable from the URL and adds it the field.

    In regards to the "%40", this is how the @ symbol is encoded for URLs. If you are populating this back into a field, it will automatically display as a @ in the field itself.

    Posted 10 years ago on Tuesday October 11, 2011 | Permalink